Chandigarh, India, a city designed by Le Corbusier ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Scott Norsworthy/GETTY IMAGES Chandigarh was designed from the ground up to embody hopes and aspirations of the nation's progressive, modern outlook. Anthony Flint for the Boston Globe Housing in Chandigarh. Anthony Flint for the Boston Globe The Rock Garden is a labyrinth of pathways, ponds and waterfalls, and marvelous sculpture displays made of recycled ceramic. Anthony Flint for the Boston Globe The Parliament building is among those cordoned off and tightly secured. Anthony Flint for the Boston Globe The manhole covers are imprinted with the grid of the city Anthony Flint for the Boston Globe The Open Hand monument symbolizes the promise of the fledgling democracy.